Posted by: Ingrid | September 3, 2008

Zoom and Crop

Disneyland sent us links to our “official” photos today.  Official meaning they charge an arm and a leg for not very many pictures.  This one is me and the pacer, Rachel who was amazing and has written a book called Personal Record: A Love Affair with Running that you can find on Amazon.  She’s also over 40 (?!), which I find inspiring.

I love this picture for a couple of reasons.  First, I think the backround is fun, with the Tower of terror looming behind us.  I also like the motion in the picture.  We were almost there, at mile 12.8 or so, and we could taste it.  The finish line was a few minutes from sight and we were going there, fast.  I also can’t believe that in this picture I look like someone who knows how to run.  I’m not sure what they did to the camera, but the person in the picture is not the person I get up and see in the mirror every morning, which I think is very odd.  My favorite part though, is that we both look like we really love what we’re doing at the moment, and that’s priceless.

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Responses

  1. What fun!! You do look like you’re having a blast. Also? You’re so much someone who knows how to run…I look up to you in that, anyway…


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